Famous Trinidadian Sportspersons

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Brian Lara
(One of the Greatest Batsmen of All Time)
Brian Lara
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Birthdate: May 2, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Santa Cruz, Trinidad and Tobago
Legendary Trinidadian cricketer Brian Lara, also known as "The Prince of Port of Spain,” is considered one of the greatest batsmen in history. His 501 not out for Warwickshire in 1994 remains the only quintuple-hundred in first-class cricket. He has also been inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame.
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Sunil Narine
(cricketer)
Sunil Narine
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Birthdate: May 26, 1988
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Arima
 3 
Dwayne Bravo
(Cricketer)
Dwayne Bravo
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Birthdate: October 7, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Santa Cruz, Trinidad and Tobago
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Kieron Pollard
(Cricketer)
Kieron Pollard
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Birthdate: May 12, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tacarigua, Trinidad
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Kenwyne Jones
(Association football player)
Kenwyne Jones
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Birthdate: October 5, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Point Fortin
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Dwight Yorke
(Trinidadian and Tobagonian Retired Football Player Who Played as a Midfielder)
Dwight Yorke
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Birthdate: November 3, 1971
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Canaan, Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidadian former footballer Dwight Yorke, or the Smiling Assassin, is known for his stint with clubs such as Aston Villa and Manchester United. He also served as the assistant manager of the Trinidadian national team. He helped his country reach the FIFA World Cup for the first time.
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Darren Bravo
(Cricketer)
Darren Bravo
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Birthdate: February 6, 1989
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Santa Cruz, Trinidad and Tobago
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Ato Boldon
(Athletics competitor)
Ato Boldon
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Birthdate: December 30, 1973
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
 9 
Gary Goodridge
(Trinidadian-Canadian Former Kickboxer)
Gary Goodridge
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Birthdate: January 17, 1966
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint James, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
 10 
Stern John
(Association football player)
Stern John
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Birthdate: October 30, 1976
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Trinidad
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Naz Mitrou-Long
(Basketball player)
Naz Mitrou-Long
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Birthdate: August 3, 1993
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mississauga, Canada

Canadian shooting guard/point guard Naz Mitrou-Long is best known for his stint with the Italian Lega Basket Serie A team Germani Brescia. Once named the 7th-best Canadian player, he has also played for the Sacramento Kings. The son of a Trinidadian father and a Greek-Canadian mother, he also has a basketball player brother.

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Learie Constantine
(West Indian Cricketer, Lawyer and Politician)
Learie Constantine
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Birthdate: September 21, 1901
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Diego Martin, Trinidad and Tobago
Died: July 1, 1971
 13 
Robin Singh
(All-rounder Cricketer)
Robin Singh
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Birthdate: September 14, 1963
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Princes Town, Trinidad and Tobago
 14 
Keshorn Walcott
(Trinidadian Track and Field Athlete and Youngest Olympic Gold Medallist in the Men’s Javelin)
Keshorn Walcott
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Birthdate: April 2, 1993
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Toco, Trinidad and Tobago

Keshorn Walcott is a Trinidadian athlete who participates in the javelin throw. In 2012, he became the first Caribbean male athlete to win an Olympic gold medal in a throwing event. He is also the youngest Olympic gold medalist in men's javelin, having won the medal at the age of 19 years and 131 days.

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Jason Scotland
(Association football player)
Jason Scotland
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Birthdate: February 18, 1979
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Morvant
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Hasely Crawford
(Athletics competitor)
Hasely Crawford
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Birthdate: August 16, 1950
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Fernando
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Johnny Hamilton
(Basketball player)
Johnny Hamilton
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Birthdate: February 3, 1994
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rio Claro, Trinidad and Tobago
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Kertson Manswell
(Boxer)
Kertson Manswell
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Birthdate: October 28, 1976
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pembroke, Tobago
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Joey Haywood
(Basketball Player)
Joey Haywood
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Birthdate: September 3, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vancouver, British Columbia

Joey Haywood is a Trinidadian-Canadian basketball player who represented Trinidad and Tobago at the 2010 Centrobasket. Dubbed The King Handles due to his ball-handling expertise, Haywood has appeared in several NBL Canada Finals; he has received two Canadian of the Year Awards. Joey Haywood has also acted in films and aspires to pursue an acting career after retiring from basketball.

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George Bovell
(Swimmer)
George Bovell
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Birthdate: July 18, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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Richard Thompson
(Sprinter)
Richard Thompson
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Birthdate: June 7, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cascade, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
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Gus Logie
(Former West Indies cricket batsmen)
Gus Logie
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Birthdate: September 28, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sobo, Trinidad and Tobago
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Khadeen Carrington
(Basketball player)
Khadeen Carrington
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Birthdate: October 3, 1995
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Trinidad and Tobago
 24 
Sonny Caldinez
(Actor, Wrestler)
Sonny Caldinez
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Birthdate: July 1, 1932
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Trinidad, West Indies
 25 
Aubrey David
(Footballer defender position)
Aubrey David
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Birthdate: October 11, 1990
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Georgetown, Guyana
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Keston Bledman
(Track and field athlete)
Keston Bledman
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Birthdate: March 8, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago
 27 
Leslie Stewart
(Boxer)
Leslie Stewart
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Birthdate: March 21, 1961
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Laventille, Trinidad
 28 
Curvin Richards
(American football player)
Curvin Richards
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Birthdate: December 26, 1968
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Port of Spain, Trinidad
 29 
Thema Williams
(Artistic gymnast)
Thema Williams
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Birthdate: December 6, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Diego Martin, Trinidad and Tobago
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Tony Samuel
(American Football coach)
Tony Samuel
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Birthdate: November 14, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Trinidad and Tobago
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David Nakhid
(Association football player, Association football manager)
David Nakhid
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Birthdate: May 15, 1964
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Port of Spain
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Ken Charles
(Basketball player)
Ken Charles
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Birthdate: July 10, 1951
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Trinidad and Tobago
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Clifton Bertrand
(Sprinter)
Clifton Bertrand
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Birthdate: March 2, 1936
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Arima, Trinidad and Tobago
Died: November 28, 2020